Timarni

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Timarni
city
Timarni is located in Madhya Pradesh
Timarni
Timarni
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 22°22′12″N 77°13′31″E / 22.37000°N 77.22528°E / 22.37000; 77.22528Coordinates: 22°22′12″N 77°13′31″E / 22.37000°N 77.22528°E / 22.37000; 77.22528
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Harda
Population (2001)
 • Total 178
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 461228

Timarni is a town and a Nagar panchayat in Harda district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Timarni had a population of 19,178. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Timarni has an average literacy rate of 73%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 81%, and female literacy is 64%. In Timarni, 14% of the population is under 6 years of age. It has only one government college on rahatgaon road.

Origin of name[edit]

it is not confirmed but some people[who?] say its came out from timran river.also some relate it with timber (wood)

Location[edit]

National Highway 59A passes through Timarni.it is ajuction point between Indore and Nagpur. It is connected by rail also; major trains halt at Timarni.[2]

There are so many trains stopped and so many goods transport from here like related to agriculture, wooden and vegetables.the depot of timber is one of the largest depot of wood in the state of Madhya Pradesh. It is also known for huge production of wheat and soybean. Timarni is also known for its market as it plays role as an important center for the villages surrounding it.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01. 
  2. ^ http://indiarailinfo.com/arrivals/473 Train arrivals at Timarni